Plant Source: Sophora flavescens Ait.
Characteristics: White crystalline powder
CAS No.: 16837-52-8
Molecular Weight & Molecular Formula: C15H24N2O2;264.36
Melting Point & Solubility: mp.162 ℃ ~ 163 ℃ (hydrate), 207 ℃(anhydrous), dissolved in water, chloroform, ethanol, insoluble in ether, ether, petroleum ether.
Functions: Oxymatrine a role in anti-hepatitis B virus, hepatitis B virus can reduce the liver of transgenic mice the content of HBsAg and HBcAg, and the role of both the same, non-selective effect is a strong oxymatrine immune inhibitor, can inhibit the release of several inflammatory factors, there is a clear anti-inflammatory effect on the IL-2 induced LAK activity in killing tumor cells have a strong inhibitory effect, it oxymatrine by IL-2, etc. cytokines play a role in its anti-hepatitis B virus is unlikely.